Box of tobacco-health research cigarettes, 1974

Dublin Core

Title

Box of tobacco-health research cigarettes, 1974

Subject

University of Kentucky
Cardboard
Smoking
Tobacco products
Tobacco
Rats

Abstract

Rectangular plastic-covered cardboard box of research cigarettes from the University of Kentucky. Box is pale green with blue and white stripes and contains eight sealed packs of cigarettes. Each pack is blue with white and blue stripes and wrapped in plastic. Cigarettes were used in the research of Melvin W. First, ScD.

Creator

University of Kentucky

Date Created

1974

Rights

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Access Rights

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Is Part Of

Warren Anatomical Museum: 21105

Format

object

Extent

1 box of cigarettes

Medium

Medicinal Preparations

Type

physical object

Identifier

Warren Anatomical Museum Catalog Number: 21105

Provenance

This box of research cigarettes was created for the University of Kentucky in 1974. The cigarettes were used in the research of Melvin W. First, ScD. at the Harvard School of Public Health. Stephen Rudnick was a doctoral student working with First on the program in the mid 1970s, and the cigarettes remained in his possession until he donated them to the Warren Anatomical Museum in 2013.

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

Research cigarettes

Physical Dimensions

9 W x 27 D x 4.75 H cm

Files

21105_v2.JPG

Citation

University of Kentucky, “Box of tobacco-health research cigarettes, 1974,” OnView, accessed June 17, 2024, https://collections.countway.harvard.edu/onview/items/show/17339.